Day Trip to Watson Lake Park in Prescott
Watson Lake is a small, yet very scenic lake in Prescott. The Granite Dells formed the rugged granite boulder formations surrounding the lake.
Things to do at Watson Lake
Canoes and Kayaks can be rented from Prescott Outdoors. You won't want to swim in Watson Lake, but it is a gorgeous backdrop for kayaking.
Hiking around the lake is about 4.8 miles. There are four hiking trails around the lake:
- Northshore Trail is rocky steep terrain
- Over the Hill Trail
- Peavine Trail
- Lower Granite Creek Trail
Point of Rock campground is a short walk from the lake.
Address: 3101 N State Route 89, Prescott AZ
Cost: $3.00 to park
Hours: Summer Hours 6:00 am - 10:00 pm, Winter Hours open 7:00 am until sunset